• Short Summary

    DEFENSE SECRETARY DESIGNATE JAMES SCHLESINGER OFFICIATED AT MONDAYS MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES AT ARLINGTON CEMETARY HONOURING AMERICAN WAR DEAD.

  • Description

    DEFENSE SECRETARY DESIGNATE JAMES SCHLESINGER OFFICIATED AT MONDAYS MEMORIAL DAY SERVICES AT ARLINGTON CEMETARY HONOURING AMERICAN WAR DEAD. IN THIS SPEECH TO A RAINSOAKED CROWD OF ABOUT 300 PEOPLE, HE WARNED AGAINST THE CURRENT +FASHIONABLE+ ATTITUDE BY MANY OF +DEBUNKING+ PATRIOTISM AND LOVE OF ONES COUNTRY...THAT WARS WERE A GRIM NECESSITY AT BEST, THAT NO NATIONAL CAN LONG SURVIVE IN AN ATMOSPHERE PREVALENT WITH CYNICISM AND SCORN OF VALUES AND IDEALS, DEBUNKING PATRICTIS...PATRIOTIC SENTIMENT SHOULD BE HONOURED NOT SCORNED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8HOPD9EIF2BCU27RBWCOMVH5G
    Media URN:
    VLVA8HOPD9EIF2BCU27RBWCOMVH5G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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